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  • Express Mondor raises $25K for breast cancer foundation

    July 9, 2018 9:20AM by Truck News

    LANORAIE, Que. – Express Mondor has raised $25,000 to support the fight against breast cancer, bringing its five-year total to more than $130,000. The company raised the funds through its annual golf tournament and fundraising dinner, which attracted more than

  • Charity BBQ raises a record $28,000 in two hours

    May 25, 2018 4:33PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, MB – Friends, family, customers, and employees of Maxim Truck & Trailer raised $28,000 for charity in just two hours at their annual barbeque. The record amount from this year’s event is going to the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation through

  • Atlas supports Move for Hunger

    April 30, 2018 11:43AM by Truck News

    OAKVILLE, Ont. – Atlas Canada has re-upped its partnership with Move for Hunger, a national non-profit organization that fights hunger and reduces food waste. As part of the partnership, 33 Atlas Canada partner agents collect non-perishable food from customers who

  • Special trailers deliver Wounded Warriors message

    April 17, 2018 12:47PM by James Menzies

    WHITBY, Ont. – Total Transportation Solutions is pulling two eye-catching trailers around Canada and the U.S., to highlight the work of Wounded Warriors Canada. The organization supports Canada’s ill and injured armed forces members, veterans, first responders and their families.

  • ATSSA donates to local causes

    January 30, 2018 10:21AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Automotive Transportation Service Superintendents’ Association (ATSSA) held its annual charity and fun night Dec. 14, 2017, collecting donations for underprivileged children through the Toys for Tots program. Food items were also collected on behalf of the

  • Maxim’s charitable efforts shine this Holiday season

    December 9, 2017 6:16PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – A quarter of a century in, and Maxim Truck and Trailer continues to amaze with its charity pancake breakfast. Held Dec. 7, the annual event raised more than $27,000 for the Christmas Cheer Board of Winnipeg, with

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    Trailcon makes three industry donations

    October 19, 2017 9:56AM by Truck News

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – Trailcon Leasing recently made donations to three important causes, aiming to encourage the next generation of leaders in the trucking industry. The company donated a 53-ft. tridem trailer to Mohawk College’s City School Program. It provides a

  • Holiday spirit starts early for 18 Wheels of Christmas

    October 16, 2017 7:32PM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – In its 15th year, 18 Wheels of Christmas has officially launched its charitable campaign in the hopes of helping local food banks during what it called an “extremely difficult year for the citizens of Alberta.” With the

  • Special Olympics convoys set to roll

    July 14, 2017 9:18AM by Truck News

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – The Private Motor Truck Council (PMTC) this year donated $1,000 to Canadian convoys to support Special Olympics. The money was presented on behalf of speakers at the PMTC conference in June. “This is a great cause,

  • Phillips Industries raises money for SickKids

    July 14, 2017 8:22AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Phillips Industries has made an annual donation to SickKids Foundation, in conjunction with Heavy Duty Aftermarket Canada (HDAC). The company says it raised $18,427 in support of the conference’s primary charity. The money was raised through live

  • Bison raises over $162,000 for CancerCare Manitoba

    June 16, 2017 12:56PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Bison Transport raised more than $162,000 through corporate fundraising, a charity barbecue, and personal initiatives in support of the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation. The company took part in the 10th annual Challenge for Life, with 114 employees and

  • Maxim raises over $200k to help fight cancer

    June 12, 2017 2:55PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Maxim Truck and Trailer raised more than $200,000 during the Challenge for Life 20-km walk for charity June 10. Led by company CEO Doug Harvey, 90 employees took part in the event as walkers and volunteers, raising

  • Winnipeg trailer manufacturer lands government contract

    May 27, 2017 12:43PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Arne’s Welding, an affiliate of Maxim Truck and Trailer, hit the jackpot when the manufacturer won a contract worth up to $20 million to produce 300 load handling system trailers to be used by Canada’s Department of

  • Maxim’s charity barbecue to raise funds for cancer foundation

    May 4, 2017 11:49AM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Maxim Truck and Trailer will hold its annual charity barbecue in Winnipeg, Man. May 25, with proceeds from the event going to the Cancer Care Foundation. Raising money to battle cancer holds special meaning to Maxim CEO

  • Maxim raises $21K and spreads some Christmas cheer

    December 9, 2016 5:27PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Maxim Truck and Trailer raised $21,000 from its 16th annual pancake breakfast Dec. 8 – talk about flippin’ a lot of flapjacks! The money will go to the Christmas Cheer Board of Winnipeg, as will a full